The Best Hair School in
Want a rewarding career that makes other people feel beautiful? Welcome to the Aveda Institute & Academy Vancouver! This is where the most passionate, creative and talented people in Canada come to discover, learn and achieve their fullest creative potential. With 57 schools internationally our educational facility in Vancouver stands out on a global level opening up your career opportunities anywhere in the world. Take your career into your own hands and say yes to a career you’ll love! It's hair school, the way it should be.
Develop your natural talents in our unique salon environment.
It’s hard to be the best without working on guests in a salon environment. At Aveda, our program successfully builds a foundation to teach you real salon life skills in a real salon environment!
The Aveda Institute Hairstyling Program incorporates 1,200 hours of extensive hands-on learning to provide you with a complete understanding of beauty and wellness.
The Aveda Academy Program is for intermediate level stylists who want to further refine their hairdressing skills through our innovative and inspiring curriculum and high-energy salon environment. This six-month program is designed to have you working as a successful stylist upon completion.
Whether you are looking for a new creative outlet or have been in the beauty industry for years, we have a hair program to develop and refine your skills.
Located in the heart of Gastown.
We are situated in the center of Vancouver’s hip and historic Gastown district, and just a few short blocks away from the Canada Line, Sky Train and Sea Bus. The atmospheric area features unique shopping, nightlife, dining, and plenty of cultural attractions. Housed in a three-story Edwardian masonry building, originally built in 1905, the Institute occupies the entire 7,454 sq foot main floor and is equipped with extensive clinic areas and a full-service salon and store. The newly renovated facility incorporates environmentally sensitive design features to minimize material waste and use of virgin materials.
If you were Born To Style, then you have come to the right place.
Since 2001, we have been bringing in the best teachers, the best students and the best programs to a young and dynamic audience from across the country. We opened our doors in Vancouver to create opportunities and build relationships with the top of the creative class in this great city.
Let our grads tell you why this is the perfect beauty school for you!